Birth: 02-08-1949,

Charles Roven is an American film producer. He was previously married to Dawn Steel.

 

Charles Roven is co-founder of Atlas Entertainment and its affiliated company Atlas/Third Rail Management, which in 1999 became part of Mosaic Media Group, an integrated multimedia film, television and management company where he serves as a founding principal.

 

Having recently overseen the $275 million box office hit Scooby-Doo a live-action version of the classic cartoon starring Freddie Prinze Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar, Matthew Lillard and Linda Cardellini Roven is currently leading pre-production efforts on the sequel.

 

He's also in preproduction on the action fantasy Brothers Grimm to be directed by Terry Gilliam.

 

One of the industry's most diverse filmmakers, Roven has spearheaded a broad slate of projects, overseeing production or serving as producer of Final Analysis, Honey, I Blew Up the Kid, Cool Runnings, Man's Best Friend, Sister Act II: Back in the Habit, Angus, Twelve Monkeys, Fallen, City of Angels, and Three Kings.

 

In 1998, the soundtrack for the motion picture City of Angels garnered three Grammy Awards, the coveted title of best-selling soundtrack of the year, and #1 singles for Atlas/Third Rail clients Alanis Morissette and The Goo Goo Dolls.